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Fortune Favours the Brave Tales of Courage and Tenacity in Canadian Military History

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ISBN-10: 1550028413

ISBN-13: 9781550028416

Edition: 2009

Authors: Bernd Horn, Rom�o Dallaire

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List price: $35.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Dundurn
Publication date: 1/26/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

Colonel Bernd Horn is an experienced Canadian Forces infantry officer and military educator. He has authored, co-authored, or edited more than 35 books, including No Easy Task: Fighting in Afghanistan and No Lack of Courage: Operation Medusa, Afghanistan. He lives in Kingston, Ontario.

Foreword
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Deadly Encounter at Wood Creek, 8 August 1758
Rendezvous with Destiny: The British Amphibious Assault - Landing at Louisbourg, �le Royale, 8 June 1758
"Present Moment Is Highly Favourable for an Attack": The British Capture of Fort Niagara, 19 December 181<sup>2+3</sup>
"Under the Cover of Darkness": The Canadian Trench Raid of 8-9 June 1917
A Clash of Wills: The Canadian Struggle for Mount Sorrel, 2 June 1916
One Tough Fight: Canadian Paratroopers Penetrate the Reich, 24 March 1945
The Battle of Kap'yong, 23-26 April 195<sup>2+1</sup>
Deadly Struggle on "Little Gibraltar," 23 October 195<sup>2+</sup>
"Doin' the Biz": Canadian Submarine Patrol Operations Against Soviet SSBNs, 1983-87
The Medak Pocket: Professional Soldiers' Discipline and Aggressive Use of the Camera
No Small Action: Operation Medusa, Panjwayi, Afghanistan
Operation Intizaar Zmarey: The Battle of Arghandab, 30 October-1 November, 2007
Contributors
Index